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Local Responder : Episode #3 : Jordan Vail (aka “Vail Vail Binks”)

Local Responder : Episode #3 : Jordan Vail (aka “Vail Vail Binks”)

Hey Local-FM friends! “Local Responder” Episode #3 hit the airwaves yesterday with our third special guest Jordan Vail! Jordan has been a volunteer at Local-FM off and on for many years, and most recently (since March of this year) has been producing a weekly program called “Hipsters Hate Us” for Local-FM listeners. Jordan stopped in to the studios to chat about his love of BritPop, […]

Stephanie Tierney

December 13th, 2016

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Call for FLOURISH Participants

Call for FLOURISH Participants

With the support of Local-FM and FLOURISH Festival, Local 107.3FM Women’s Collective is calling for participants in the collective’s group portraiture project, Likeness. Participants will receive the name of another artist and will produce a portrait of them. You’ll be provided with a buffet of art supplies and a 30.4” by 30.4” canvas. Artists can cut, sculpt, collage, paint, re-sculpt, draw, potter, or any other […]

Brian Cleveland

December 7th, 2016

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Local-FM Volunteer Awards : Listener’s Choice Poll 2016

Local-FM Volunteer Awards : Listener’s Choice Poll 2016

Greetings Local-FM Friends! We are proud to announce that we are holding our First Annual Local 107.3fm Volunteer Awards in January of 2017! As part of the awards process we are reaching out to you the listening public to vote in  two special “Listener’s Choice” categories! The first category is “Listener’s Choice : Best Music Program” and the other is “Listener’s Choice : Best Spoken […]

Stephanie Tierney

November 30th, 2016

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Local Responder : Episode #2 : Layla Rahmeh

Local Responder : Episode #2 : Layla Rahmeh

Hey Local-FM friends! “Local Responder” Episode #2 hit the airwaves yesterday with our second special guest Layla Rahmeh! Layla has been a volunteer of almost four years, faithfully producing a weekly program called “Here Is Damascus” for Local-FM listeners. Layla is heading out on a new life path and did her last installment of “Here Is Damascus” last week. She graced “Local Responder” with a […]

Stephanie Tierney

November 29th, 2016

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“Local Responder” Debuts on Local-FM!

“Local Responder” Debuts on Local-FM!

Hey Local-FM friends! “Local Responder” started this past Monday, November 21st! The first guest on this new radio series was “Vox Humana” host Robert Selby! “Local Responder” is a new weekly radio program which highlights our volunteer programmers by turning the microphone around to them and asking questions about their program and program aesthetic as well as interesting personal stories about what brought them to the […]

Stephanie Tierney

November 24th, 2016

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Food Drive for the North End Food Bank

Food Drive for the North End Food Bank

Local 107.3FM is partnering with local music venue The Panic Room and NB punk band Neighbourhood Watch to host a food drive for the North End Food Bank. We have set up a donations box outside the doors of Local-FM (TJC Student Centre, room 235) where you can drop off non-perishable items or cash donations. The food drive runs until December 17th when the Panic […]

Brian Cleveland

November 8th, 2016

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Thank You, Saint John!

Thank You, Saint John!

Funding drive is an exhausting week in the most positive sense of the word. Months of planning from staff is put into action by our tireless volunteers who give it their all and hope you respond. Well, Saint John; respond you did! You made those phones ring and threw your love online to give us our best funding drive result ever. We expect to announce […]

Brian Cleveland

October 31st, 2016

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Funding Drive 2016: FINAL DAY!

Funding Drive 2016: FINAL DAY!

It’s Saturday and time to celebrate the weekend! We are so close to our goal on the last day of funding drive and we definitely feel how close that $5000 mark is. Our current total is 59% of our goal at $2962. If you’ve been waiting for the opportune time to make your pledge, today is the day of days to do so. It’s the […]

Brian Cleveland

October 29th, 2016

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Funding Drive 2016: Day Six!

Funding Drive 2016: Day Six!

It’s the second to last day of this year’s funding drive and we inch ever closer to reaching our goal of $5000. We’ve obtained almost 50% of our goal as pledgers from across the World have helped contribute a mind-blowing total of $2478. Did you know that you can drop off donations into jars at The Feel Good Store and Secondspin Records? Our Friends Cards […]

Brian Cleveland

October 28th, 2016

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Funding Drive 2016: Day Five!

Funding Drive 2016: Day Five!

After four days of funding drive madness, the pace of your generosity just keeps rising. We’re reached 45% of our goal as our current total sits at $2237 of $5000. Over 75 separate pledges have made their way through our phone lines, post office box, and this very website. If you thought Wednesday was a wild, jam-packed day full of top-notch locally-produced live programming, just […]

Brian Cleveland

October 27th, 2016

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